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Why do people in movies say this?

In movies I hear people saying "네?" but in the subs it says "what?". I thought it meant yes?..

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    Hi, Bailey! 네 does mean yes. It also means "you're right". In the movies, when they say it and the subs say it means "what?", it's because 네 with a question mark, it does kind of mean what but not really. It's used as kind of saying "hm?". Message me if you'd like. :)

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